Lewis Black The Rant Is Due 2013 Fall Tour

Tickets on sale Friday, May 17
“I can’t wait to see what our leadership isn’t going to accomplish next.” – Lewis Black

LOS ANGELES, May 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Following the highly successful spring leg of his 2013 “The Rant is Due Tour”; tickets for
Lewis Black
‘s 2013 fall leg go on-sale Friday, May 17th at www.livenation.com.

, Grammy Award-winning stand-up comedian, is one of the most prolific and popular performers working today. He executes a brilliant trifecta as stand-up comedian, actor and author. Receiving critical acclaim, he performs over 200 nights a year to sell out audiences throughout Europe, New Zealand, Canada and United States . He is one of a few performers to sell out multiple renowned theatres including Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center, Brooks Atkinson Theatre , New York City Center, the Main Stage at the Mirage in Las Vegas and most recently a sold out Broadway run at the Richard Rodgers Theatre in NYC. 

His live performances provide a cathartic release of anger and disillusionment for his audience.  He is a passionate performer who is a more pissed-off optimist than mean-spirited curmudgeon. Lewis is the rare comic who can cause an audience to laugh themselves into incontinence while making compelling points about the absurdity of our world.

came into national prominence with his appearances on THE DAILY SHOW in 1996.  Those appearances on THE DAILY SHOW led to comedy specials on HBO , Comedy Central , Showtime and Epix.  In 2001, he won the Best Male Stand-Up at the American Comedy Awards. He has released eight comedy albums, including the 2007 Grammy Award-winning “The Carnegie Hall Performance.”  LEWIS BLACK won his second Grammy Award for his album “Stark Raving Black.”  Lewis has published three bestselling books, Nothing’s Sacred ( Simon & Schuster , 2005), Me of Little Faith (Riverhead Books, 2008) and I’m Dreaming of a Black Christmas (Riverhead Books, 2010). 

Fall 2013 Lewis Black Tour Itinerary




Sat, Aug 17

Sacramento, CA

Sacramento Community Theatre

Fri, Sept 13

Santa Rosa, CA

Wells Fargo Center for the Arts

Fri, Sept 20

Charlotte, NC

Ovens Auditorium

Sat, Sept 21

Roanoke, VA

Roanoke Performing Arts Theatre

Thurs, Sept 26

Wichita, KS

Cotillion Ballroom

Fri, Sept 27

Oklahoma City, OK

Rose State Performing Arts Theatre

Sun, Sept 28

Ft. Worth, TX

Bass Performance Hall

Thurs, Oct. 3

Knoxville, TN

Tennessee Theatre

Fri, Oct. 4

St. Louis, MO

Peabody Opera House

Sat, Oct. 5

Cincinnati, OH

Taft Theatre

Thurs, Oct. 17

Durham, NC

Durham Performing Arts Center

Fri, Oct. 18

Charleston, SC

North Charleston Performing Arts Center

Sat, Oct. 19

Atlanta, GA

Cobb Energy Performing Arts Center

Sun, Oct. 27

Thousand Oaks, CA

Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza

Thurs, Nov 14

Worcester, MA

Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts

Fri, Nov 15

Frederick, MD

Weinberg Center for the Arts

Sat, Nov. 16

Ithaca, NY

State Theatre

Sat, Nov. 23

Wallingford, CT

Toyota Oakdale Theatre

For more information visit: lewisblack.com, facebook.com/lewis-black or tweet @TheLewisBlack

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